CTET Syllabus 2019
Sanjana Surbhi, 09 Jan 2019, #CTET

CTET Syllabus 2019 - Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) prescribes the syllabus of CTET 2019 for both the papers - paper I and II. CTET 2019 syllabus outlines the topics from - Child Development & Pedagogy, Mathematics, Environmental Studies, Science and Social Studies/Social Science. It is essential that the candidates must be aware of the CTET syllabus 2019 for efficient preparation. With the help of CTET syllabus 2019, candidates can get an idea about the sections, sub-topics and marks allotted in the exam. To know more about the CTET syllabus 2019, read the article below. 


CTET 2019 is scheduled to be held on July 7, 2019. The exam is conducted for two papers - paper I and paper II. Paper I is conducted for candidates who had applied for primary classes (I to V) and Paper II is held for candidates who had applied for upper primary classes (VI to VIII). 


CTET Syllabus 2019 - Paper I (Primary Stage)

Candidates who are appearing for the exam must know the CTET exam pattern along with the syllabus so that they can understand the syllabus section-wise. The exam will have objective type questions conducted for two hours and thirty minutes. Total marks allotted is 150. Candidates can check below the syllabus of CTET 2019 paper I and the sub-topics in each section.


CTETSyllabus 2019 – paper I (section-wise)

Sections

Paper I (Sub-Topics)

Child Development and Pedagogy


  • Child Development (Primary School Child)

  • Learning and Pedagogy

  • Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with
    special needs

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Language I

  • Pedagogy of Language Development

  • Language Comprehension

Language II (It will be a language other than Language I) 

  • Comprehension

  • Pedagogy of Language Development

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Mathematics

  • Pedagogical issues

  • Content

Environmental Studies

  • Content

  • Pedagogical Issues

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CTET Exam Pattern 2019 – Paper I

S. No.

Sections

Total questions

Marks 

1

Child Development and Pedagogy

30

30

2

Mathematics

30

30

3

Environmental Studies

30

30

4

Language I

30

30

5

Language II

30

30


CTET Syllabus 2019 – Paper II (Elementary stage)

All those candidates who will apply for class VI to VIII have to appear for paper - II. Paper II will also have 150 objective type questions conducted for two hours and thirty minutes. Candidates can check below the syllabus of CTET 2019 and the sub-topics given in each section.


CTET Syllabus 2019 – paper II (section-wise)

Sections

Paper II (Sub-Topics)

Child Development and Pedagogy

  • Learning and Pedagogy

  • Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with
    special needs

  • Child Development (Elementary School Child)

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Language I

  • Pedagogy of Language Development

  • Language Comprehension

Language II (It will be a language other than Language I) 

  • Comprehension

  • Pedagogy of Language Development

For detailed CTET syllabus of Language I and II

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Mathematics 

And

Science

  • Content

  • Pedagogical issues

  • Content

  • Pedagogical issue

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and Science

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Social Studies/Social Sciences

  • Content

  • Pedagogical Issues

For detailed CTET syllabus of Social Studies/Social Sciences

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CTET Exam Pattern 2019 – Paper II

S. No.

Sections

Total questions

Marks 

1

Child Development and Pedagogy

30

30

2

Mathematics and Science (for Mathematics and Science teacher only)

60

60

3

Social Studies/Social Science (for Social Studies/Social Science teacher only) 

60

60

4

Language I

30

30

5

Language II

30

30


CTET Syllabus 2019 - Best books for preparation

Books are like a foundation in order to give the aspirant a strong base. In order to prepare for CTET 2019, candidates must refer the best books that are available. Check below the list of some of the books for preparation of CTET.


Paper  - 1


Child Development and Pedagogy

Name of the book

Publication

Child Development and Pedagogy

Arihant Publication

Child Development & Pedagogy

Disha Publication


Mathematics

Name of the book

Publication

Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examinations

R.S. Aggarwal

Mathematics Exam Goalpost

Wiley Publication


Environmental Studies

Name of the book

Publication

Environmental Studies 

Wiley Publication

Environmental Studies & Pedagogy

Arihant Publication


Paper – II


Social Studies

Name of the book

Publication

Social Studies 

Disha Publication


CTET 2019 Preparation Tips 

  • Candidates must solve previous years' question papers. This will help them in knowing the exam well and also help them to finish the exam in the given time.

  • They must start preparation with the easiest portion. Also, they should divide their time equally between all the sections. 

  • Make a proper routine and follow that strictly. 

  • In the end, stay confident and positive.

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